PI Field Engineer for ATP BRAKES (m/f/d)

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Date: 05-May-2022

Location: Zuerich, Switzerland

Company: Alstom

Req ID:201414 

We create smart innovations to meet the mobility challenges of today and tomorrow. We design and manufacture a complete range of transportation systems, from high-speed trains to electric buses and driverless trains, as well as infrastructure, signalling and digital mobility solutions. Joining us means joining a truly global community of more than 70000 people dedicated to solving real-world mobility challenges and achieving international projects with sustainable local impact.   


If you’re ambitious, driven and team-spirited, this is your opportunity to build a career as an PI Field Engineer for ATP BRAKES (m/f/d) based in Zürich – Switzerland.



The PI field engineer ATP / BRAKES is responsible for the PI field reliability growth on his dedicated sub-systems on the SBB FV-Dosto project.



  • Support actively depot activities with log analysis, troubleshooting and repair.
  • Contribute to improve depot team knowledge on those dedicated systems.
  • Develop diagnostics and repair cases in favor of the train repair guide.
  • Identify and report new critical issues with their impacts and set containment actions.
  • Categorize failure mode of occurred issues and material defects.
  • Pull and conduct in depth technical analysis and validation of new solutions in close collaboration with engineering department and suppliers.
  • Develop continuous improvement proposals in cooperation with the engineering team.
  • Contribute to improving maintenance efficiency and costs.



  • Electrical or Mechanical Engineer degree.
  • 2-3 years of experience in railway sector, in commissioning and testing.
  • Expertise in the operational field with focus on ATP and BRAKES systems.
  • Good reading of electrical diagrams.
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Office Pack. Knowledge of a programming tool is a plus.
  • Good interpersonal skills and ability to convince internal and external interlocutors.
  • Flexibility, initiative and team spirit.
  • English and German mandatory (minimum B2 level), French will be a plus.


An agile, inclusive and responsible culture is the foundation of our company where diverse people are offered excellent opportunities to grow, learn and advance in their careers.  We are committed to encouraging our employees to reach their full potential, while valuing and respecting them as individuals.